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Today’s Headlines

8:56 AM EDT on March 23, 2012

    • House Opts to Throw Tantrum Instead of Pass Senate Bill (NRDC)
    • An Extension Would Have the Support of Senate GOP (Hill)
    • Get Serious on Transpo Funding, Ditch Gas Tax for Upstream Fee (Carnegie Endowment)
    • Talking About Cities to Outsiders: "Urban" Means "Anti-Rural" and Other Tips (Atlantic Cities)
    • Private Company Will Try For Orlando-Miami Passenger Rail (WTEV)
    • Obama Likes (Southern Half of) Keystone XL Pipeline (Grist)
    • Daily "Duh": Parking Minimums Create Too Many Spaces (Atlantic Cities)
    • New Railroad Rules Could Allow Smarter Train Car Designs (Pedestrian Observations)

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